Jim McAskin concentrates his practice in commercial and business litigation. He has successfully represented and counseled various commercial clients, including automotive suppliers, franchises, dealerships, lending institutions and medical centers, in state and federal court, and commercial arbitration forums. Jim’s practice has an emphasis in automotive supply chain counseling. This focus includes supply chain contract disputes, warranty and recall risks and claims, and cost recovery claims. He also frequently represents automotive suppliers in matters related to defective equipment.
Jim has been named a “Rising Star” in business litigation by Michigan Super Lawyers (2012–2017).
Prior to joining Brooks Wilkins Sharkey & Turco, he was an associate at Pretzel & Stouffer in Chicago where he was trained in all aspects of litigation, trial preparation and strategy.